The effect of combined use of in-line filtering and synchronous intensity modulation on interactions is investigated both analytically and numerically in a 40-Gbit/s dispersion-managed link. Numerical results confirm analytical predictions and show that interactions are efficiently suppressed.
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(060.4080) Fiber optics and optical communications : Modulation
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Erwan Pincemin, Frederic Neddam, and Olivier Leclerc, "Efficient reduction of interactions in dispersion-managed links through in-line filtering and synchronous intensity modulation," Opt. Lett. 25, 287-289 (2000)